Definition of Peck


  • a United States dry measure equal to 8 quarts or 537.605 cubic inches
  • a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 2 gallons
  • (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent
    "a batch of letters"
    "a deal of trouble"
    "a lot of money"
    "he made a mint on the stock market"
    "see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos"
    "it must have cost plenty"
    "a slew of journalists"
    "a wad of money"
    - good deal - great deal - quite a little - tidy sum


  • bother persistently with trivial complaints
    "She nags her husband all day long"
    - hen peck
  • eat like a bird
    "The anorexic girl just picks at her food"
    - pick at - peck at
  • kiss lightly
  • eat by pecking at, like a bird
    - pick up
  • hit lightly with a picking motion
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble peck

5 unscramble word found using the letters peck.

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